Parents' Guide to

Quantum of Solace

By Marc Saltzman, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 14+

Violent, stealthy action game designed for Bond fans.

Game Xbox 360 2008
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A Lot or a Little?

What you will—and won't—find in this game.

Community Reviews

age 10+

Based on 6 parent reviews

age 9+

Great

The best game ever, but not for under 9 years.
age 10+

good for a kid 10 and up

good not violent

Is It Any Good?

Our review:
Parents say (6 ):
Kids say (32 ):

Quantum of Solace is a very good "B" title that's definitely worth a weekend rental if you're a fan of James Bond or stealthy action games. It looks great, thanks to the renowned Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare engine, delivering high-definition characters that resemble Daniel Craig and Dame Judy Dench (and impressive cut-scene sequences) as well as good-looking environments, such as trains, Venetian courtyards, rooftops and a museum.

Quantum of Solace doesn't really offer anything new to the genre, plus the short single-player campaign might disappoint those looking for something meatier, but the faithful 007 experience with recognizable characters and locations and many multiplayer modes make it a worthy adventure.

Game Details

  • Platform: Xbox 360
  • Available online?: Not available online
  • Publisher: Activision
  • Release date: November 4, 2008
  • Genre: Action/Adventure
  • ESRB rating: T for Alcohol Reference, Mild Language, Violence
  • Last updated: November 4, 2015

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